Legal Institutions by D.W. Ruiter.

Building on his contributions to institutional legal theory in Institutional Legal Facts of 1993 (Law and Philosophy Library, volume 18), the author presents a comprehensive theory of legal institutions. To that end, the initial theoretical approach, which mainly concentrated on problems connected w...

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Main Author: Ruiter, D.W. (Author,
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands : Imprint: Springer, 2001.
Edition:1st ed. 2001.
Series:Law and Philosophy Library, 55
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. A New Conceptual Framework
  • 2. Kinds of Legal Judgments and Legal Situations
  • 3. Legal Rules
  • 4. Legal Institutions
  • 5. Categories of Legal Institutions
  • 6. Unwritten Law
  • 7. Perfection and Legal Validity
  • 8. Recapitulation of the Conceptual Framework
  • 9. Applying the Conceptual Framework
  • Supplement
  • Index of Authors
  • Index of Subjects.